[tex-live] TL2008 packages release TL2009 release

T T t34www at googlemail.com
Wed Aug 12 01:21:24 CEST 2009

On 11/08/2009, Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at> wrote:
> On Di, 11 Aug 2009, T T wrote:
>> The above procedure might brick your TL installation, launch rockets
> There are some problems:
> - bin-texlive package is gone, no idea what will happen. But removing
>   it should work because all the files are mentioned in the new
>   texlive.infra
> - some collections have been renamed, changed
> Beh, someone might try and then call
> 	tlmgr update --all --self
> and see what is happening ;-)

I had a play with this and I managed to get tlmgr off the ground but
bin-* packages are PITA. It should be possible to upgrade TL'08 to
TL'09 but, given the amount of trickery involved, I'm not sure if
there is much point in doing so. But hey, it was an interesting
exercise anyway :)



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